Search for dissertations about: "project conflict ethics"

Found 5 swedish dissertations containing the words project conflict ethics.

  1. 1. Weighing Animal Lives A Critical Assessment of Justification and Prioritization in Animal-Rights Theories

    Author : Fredrik Karlsson; Uppsala universitet.; [2009]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Religion Theology Ethics; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Religionsvetenskap Teologi Etik; Etik; Ethics; Animal rights; justification; prioritization; applied ethics; proper function; justice; rights language; vivisection; rights conflict;

    Abstract : The project underlying this dissertation aims at analyzing three pro-animal-rights theories, evaluating the theories, and outlining an alternative theoretical account of animal rights. The analytical categories are justification and function of animal rights, the definition of the right holder, and the resolution approach to rights conflict. READ MORE

  2. 2. Falling Freely : Anselm of Canterbury on the Will

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Filosofiska institutionen

    Author : Tomas Ekenberg; Uppsala universitet.; [2005]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Philosophy; Anselm of Canterbury; will; choice; action; free will; determinism; metaphysics; ethics; evil; Filosofi; HUMANITIES and RELIGION History and philosophy subjects Philosophy subjects; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Historisk-filosofiska ämnen Filosofiämnen; teoretisk filosofi; Theoretical Philosophy;

    Abstract : This thesis clarifies the concept of will in Anselm of Canterbury in the context of his overall theologico-philosophical project. The will is central to Anselm's understanding of freedom of choice (libertas arbitrii), which he defines as “the power to keep rightness of will”. READ MORE

  3. 3. Faculty development in medical education : A comprehensive approach

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Department of Learning, Informatics, Management and Ethics (Lime)

    Author : Soleiman Ahmady; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2009]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Medical education; healthcare; faculty development; faculty evaluation; integration; reform; multiple roles;

    Abstract : The functioning and success of all medical universities and schools depends almost entirely on faculty members, on how well these individuals teach, the quality of the clinical services and healthcare they provide, and their contributions to scholarly activities. If faculty members are to be able to fulfill the mission and multiple roles of their institutions, besides having skills in clinical practice and healthcare delivery, they need diverse proficiencies in areas such as education and leadership. READ MORE

  4. 4. A Pilgrimage to the Past : Johannes Bureus and the Rise of Swedish Antiquarian Scholarship, 1600-1650

    University dissertation from Lund University (Media-Tryck)

    Author : Matthew Norris; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2016]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Bureus; Antiquarianism; History of Scholarship; Runology; History of Writing; Ancient Wisdom;

    Abstract : At the end of the eighteenth century, Edward Gibbon described the antiquarian scholars of previous generations as men of “profound learning and easy faith.” His exemplar was the Swedish polymath Olof Rudbeck, who in a series of frantic and combative tomes sought to portray Sweden as the model for Plato’s Atlantis and the seething cultural cauldron from which Western civilization had emerged. READ MORE

  5. 5. Environmental and ethical aspects of destruction of ammunition

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH

    Author : Karin Alverbro; KTH.; [2010]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TECHNOLOGY Civil engineering and architecture Other civil engineering and architecture; TEKNIKVETENSKAP Samhällsbyggnadsteknik och arkitektur Övrig samhällsbyggnadsteknik och arkitektur;

    Abstract : Many decision-making situations today affect the safety of individuals and the environment,for instance hazardous waste management. In practice, many of these decisions are madewithout an overall view and with the focus on either the environment or safety. Now and then the areas of regulation are in conflict, i.e. READ MORE